We welcome community groups to list their special events in Calendar. Items should be submitted two weeks in advance. Send them to: Calendar Editor, The Times Record, P.O. Box 10, Brunswick, ME 04011; by fax, 721-3151; or e-mail, [email protected] Include name and phone number.

Fri/15
BLOOD DRIVE
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE, 1-6 p.m.,
Yarmouth Amvets, Yarmouth;
www.RedCrossBlood.org or 1-800-
RED-CROSS.
MISCELLANEOUS
HEALING CLINIC, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.,
People Plus Center, 35 Union St.,
Brunswick; free care includes physical and massage therapists, reflexology, Reiki, integrated energy therapy,
dietitian information; any donations
benefit Mid-Coast Hunger Prevention
Program; Greater Brunswick Physical
Therapy 729-1164.
RICHMOND RIVERFRONT FARMER’S
MARKET, 3:30-6 p.m., Front St.,
Richmond; music and local food;
841-5599.
FREEPORT 3RD FRIDAY, 5-8 p.m.,
take a stroll through the village of
Freeport to experience the very best
artwork from painters, potters, jewelers and more; freeportusa.com.
3RD FRIDAY ART WALK, 5-8 p.m., 99
Commercial St., Bath; featuring Peter
Alexander who plays folk and rock;
free; 5raa.org.
ART EXHIBITION: “Streams, Stones,
and Frozen Fire: Pottery by Nancy
Meader,” 5-8 p.m., The Harlow
Gallery, 160 Water St., Hallowell;
free; 622-3813 or www.Harlow-
Gallery.org.
GYMNASTICS EXHIBITION, 7 p.m.,
303 Centre St., Bath; refreshments
and an opportunity to meet the athletes following the performance; free.
SWING DANCE, music by Maine’s
Swinging’ DJs, 7-11 p.m., Wescustogo Hall, 475 Walnut Hill Road, North
Yarmouth; beginners lessons 7 p.m.,
dance 8-11 p.m.; $8; 653-5012 or
[email protected]
PERFORMANCES
BLISTERED FINGERS BLUEGRASS
FESTIVAL, all day; 30 Plains Rd.,
Litchfield; $70 for four day pass,
today only: $25; 873-6539 [email protected]
MUSIC AT THE MARKET: “Married
with Chitlins,” 5-7 p.m., Richmond
Riverfront Farmers Market; free.
OPEN MIC AND ACOUSTIC FOLK:
“Bread and Bones,” 7 p.m., The Side
Door Coffee House, Curtis Library,
23 Pleasant St., Brunswick; 729-
7493.
A CHORUS LINE, 7:30 p.m., Maine
State Music Theatre, Pickard Theater, Bowdoin College, Brunswick;
$43-56; 725-8769 or
www.MSMT.org.
ULYSSES FOR BEGINNERS, 7:30
p.m., Bull Feeney’s Pub, 375 Fore
St., Portland; uses scenes, songs,
slides and humor to explain the story
of Ulysses in 1 hour; free; 799-5327.
BRENT McCOY, 8 p.m., The Opera
House at Boothbay Harbor, 86
Townsend Ave.; $10 and $7 youth
advance, $12 at door; 633-5159 or
www.BoothbayOperaHouse.com.
DAY FOR NIGHT, 8 p.m., Portland
Wine Bar Blue, 650A Congress St.,
Portland; 774-4111 or www.portcityblue.com.
BOYS WILL BE BOYS, 8 p.m., Lucid
Stage, 29 Baxter Blvd., Portland; “an
OUT-rageous New Musical Revue;”
$17/$15 or $12/$10 advance discount. Sat/16
MISCELLANEOUS
FISHING RALLY, 8-11 a.m., The Ponds
behind Solid Waste Facility on Foreside Rd., Topsham; fishing license
requirements waived for today only;
free; 725-1727 or www.topshamlibrary.org.
BLISTERED FINGERS BLUEGRASS
FESTIVAL, 8 a.m.; 30 Plains Rd.,
Litchfield; $70 for four day pass,
today only: $25; 873-6539 [email protected]
ARROWSIC SCHOLARSHIP YARD

SALE, 9 a.m.-noon, Arrowsic Town
Hall, Rt. 127; rain date Sunday, June
17.
2ND ANNUAL BOARD GAME MEETUP, 9:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Morrell
Meeting Room, Curtis Library,
Brunswick; children under 12 must
be accompanied by an adult; free;
mainegamer.tumblr.com/bgg-meetup.
ARCHITECTURAL GEMS AND HIDDEN GARDENS TOUR, 10 a.m.-3:30
p.m., Winter Street Center, 880
Washington St., Bath; $25 advance
at local Bath stores; $30 day of the
tour; 443-2174 or www.sagadahocpreservation.org.
AUTHOR VISIT AND BOOKSIGNING:
Paul Cunningham’s “Building a Viking
Ship in Maine,” 11 a.m., North Creek
Farm, 24 Sebasco Rd., Phippsburg;
free.
WEAVING DEMONSTRATION: Saco
Valley Fiber Artists and Salt Bay Treddlers, repeated 11 a.m.-4 p.m.,
Maine Fiberarts, 13 Main St., Topsham; free; 721-0678 or www.Maine-
Fiberarts.org.
POLDY’S PERAMBULATION: A
Bloomsday Walk, noon-4 p.m., Maine
Irish Heritage Center, 34 Gray St.,
Portland; Ulysses costumes encouraged; free; 799-5327.
ARTISTS’ RECEPTION, 5-7 p.m., 275
Water St., Gardiner; highlights 5 Art-
Dog artists; free; 582-2108 or
www.theartdogs.com.
PERFORMANCES
MIDCOAST COMMUNITY CHORUS
CONCERT, 7 p.m., Strom Auditorium,
Camden Hills Regional High School,
Rockport; $15/$30 center orchestra
$22 side orchestra; 975-0582 or
mscsings.org.
SONG AND DANCE BENEFIT FOR UU
CHURCH, 7 p.m., Minnie Brown Center, 906 Washington St., Bath; $12
advance; $15 at the door/children
under 12 free; 729-855.
A CHORUS LINE, 7:30 p.m., Maine
State Music Theatre, Pickard Theater, Bowdoin College, Brunswick;
$43-56; 725-8769 or
www.MSMT.org.
BLOOMSDAY PROGRAM, 7:30 p.m.,
Maine Irish Heritage Center, 34 Gray
St., Portland; Irish traditional Group,
Boghat, and actress Janet Lynch performing; free; 799-5327.
BOYS WILL BE BOYS, 8 p.m., Lucid
Stage, 29 Baxter Blvd., Portland; “an
OUT-rageous New Musical Revue;”
$17/$15 or $12/$10 advance discount. PUBLIC MEALS
BAKED BEAN AND CASSEROLE SUPPER, 5-6:30 p.m., Edgecomb Congregational Church, corner of Cross
Point Rd. and Eddy Rd., Edgecomb;
baked beans, casseroles, salads,
rolls, beverages, and dessert; $7/$3
under 12.
TALKS-WORKSHOPS
CONCRETE COUNTERTOPS, 8:30
a.m.-5 p.m., Shelter Institute, 873
Route 1, Woolwich; $200 or $300
couple; register 442-7938 or
www.ShelterInstitute.com.
CANCER COMMUNITY CENTER:
“Estate Planning 101,” 11 a.m.-
12:30 p.m., Cancer Community Center, 788 Main St., So. Portland; free;
cancercommunitycenter.org.
Sun/17
MISCELLANEOUS
LINCOLN STREET WALKING TOUR:
with Robert and Cristle Judd, 1 p.m.,
meet at the corner of Lincoln and
Main in Brunswick; $4/$2
advance/free for PHS members;
729-6606.
PERFORMANCES
BLISTERED FINGERS BLUEGRASS
FESTIVAL, 8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m..; 30
Plains Rd., Litchfield; $10 for today
only; 873-6539 [email protected]
A CHORUS LINE, 2 p.m., Maine State

Music Theatre, Pickard Theater, Bowdoin College, Brunswick; $36-54;
725-8769 or www.MSMT.org.
BOYS WILL BE BOYS, 2 p.m., Lucid
Stage, 29 Baxter Blvd., Portland; “an
OUT-rageous New Musical Revue;”
$17/$15 or $12/$10 advance discount. DARTMOUTH AIRES, 3 p.m., Merrill
Auditorium, Portland; $22/$12 children/ students with IDs; 842-0800 or
porttix.com.
PUBLIC MEALS
BREAKFAST BUFFET, 7:30-10 a.m.,
Knights of Columbus Hall, 807 Middle St., Bath; features eggs to order,
bacon, sausage, ham, pancakes,
French toast, home fries, juice, biscuits, gravy, muffins; $6, $3 under
12, $15 family; 443-6015.
Mon/18
BLOOD DRIVE
AMERICAN RED CROSS DONOR CENTER, noon-7 p.m., 524 Forest Ave.,
Portland; www.RedCrossBlood.org or
1-800-RED-CROSS.
MISCELLANEOUS
GAME DAY, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Spectrum Generations, 12 Main St., Topsham; free; 729-0475.
CRAFT MEETUP, for knitters, beaders, weavers, quilters, rug hookers,
etc.; bring project to work on or
share, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant St.,
Brunswick; 725-5242 x510.
FIRST DAYS OF SUMMER, Downtown
Brunswick; family-friendly; includes a
week of specials, promotions and instore activities and entertainment;
www.brunswickdowntown.org.
PERFORMANCES
DARTMOUTH AIRES, 2 p.m. and 7:30
p.m., Maine State Music Theatre,
Pickard Theater, Bowdoin College,
Brunswick; $17-50; 725-8769 or
www.MSMT.org.
TALKS-WORKSHOPS
GREG PAXTON: “It’s Good to be Old:
Talking About Historic Preservation,”
6:30 p.m., Skyline Farm, The Lane,
North Yarmouth; history, observations; 846-4379.
CRIME PREVENTION FOR BUISNESSES, 7:30-9:30 a.m., Wiscasset Community Center; led by Wiscasset
Police Chief Troy Cline; free; 882-
8200 ext. 106 or [email protected]
Tue/19
BLOOD DRIVE
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE, 9 a.m.-2
p.m., Eastside Wellness Center,
Augusta; www.RedCrossBlood.org or
1-800-RED-CROSS.
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE, 7 a.m.-
noon, DOT Augusta; www.RedCross-
Blood.org or 1-800-RED-CROSS.
MISCELLANEOUS
GUIDED BEAVER PARK MORNING
WALKS, 7-8 a.m., Lisbon; 353-9075
or lisbonme.org.

KNITTING CIRCLE ‘CRAFTERNOONS,’
3:30-5 p.m., Patten Free Library, 33
Summer St., Bath; age 7 to adult;
free; 443-5141 x17 or
www.patten.lib.me.us.
FIRST DAYS OF SUMMER, Downtown
Brunswick; family-friendly; includes a
week of specials, promotions and instore activities and entertainment;
www.brunswickdowntown.org.
PERFORMANCES
A CHORUS LINE, 2 p.m. and 7:30
p.m., Maine State Music Theatre,
Pickard Theater, Bowdoin College,
Brunswick; $36-54 matinee/$43-56
evening; 725-8769 or
www.MSMT.org.
KOTZSCHMAR SCHOLARSHIP
RECIPIENT CONCERT, 7:30 p.m.,
Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle St.,
Portland; free, no tickets required;
553-4363 or www.foko.org.
PUBLIC MEALS
NEIGHBORHOOD CAFE, free meal,
5:30-7:30 p.m., United Church of
Christ, 150 Congress Ave., Bath;
also open mic to share music,
thoughts, poetry and stories; free;
[email protected]
Wed/20
BLOOD DRIVE
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE, 10 a.m.-
3 p.m., Androscoggin Bank, Lewiston; www.RedCrossBlood.org or 1-
800-RED-CROSS.
MISCELLANEOUS
STORY TIME FOR PRESCHOOL CHILDREN, 10:30 a.m., Wiscasset Public
Library, 21 High St.,; includes storytelling and crafts; 882-7161.
CHANS FREE BLOOD PRESSURE
CLINIC, 10-11:30 a.m., Mid Coast
Hunger Prevention Program, 84A
Union St., Brunswick; 729-6782.
MID-COAST RETIRED EDUCATORS
ASSOCIATION MEETING, 11 a.m.,
Topsham Public Library, 24 Foreside
Rd., Topsham; book talks by volunteers, bring food items to share at
the luncheon at 12:15 p.m.; 721-
0659.
EAGER BEAVER KNITTERS, 6-8:30
p.m., Beaver Park Lone Pine Lodge,
37 Cotton Road, Lisbon; bring own
materials; Verla Brooks 353-9075 or
[email protected]
FIRST DAYS OF SUMMER, Downtown
Brunswick; family-friendly; includes a
week of specials, promotions and instore activities and entertainment;
www.brunswickdowntown.org.
PERFORMANCES
JACKSON GILLMAN THE STAND-UP
CHAMELEON, 7 p.m., Curtis Memorial Library, Brunswick; family comedy,
song, and dance; free.
A CHORUS LINE, 7:30 p.m., Maine
State Music Theatre, Pickard Theater, Bowdoin College, Brunswick;
$43-56; 725-8769 or
www.MSMT.org.
PUBLIC MEALS
COMMON TABLE, conversation and free
meal, 5-6 p.m., Dresden-Richmond
United Methodist Church, 121 Pleasant

St., Richmond; Jodi 737-4615.
TALKS-WORKSHOPS
GARDENING FOR WILDLIFE, 9 a.m.-4
p.m., Education Center, Coastal
Maine Botanical Gardens, Barters
Island, Boothbay; preregistration
required, 2 day class; $150/$120
for members; 633-4333 ext. 101 or
MaineGardens.org.
“TICK” TALK, “Tips on How to Reduce
your Risk of Lyme Disease,” 11 a.m.,
People Plus, 35 Union St.,
Brunswick; pre-registration required;
729-0750 or www.mainelyticks.com.
Thu/21
MISCELLANEOUS
GUIDED BEAVER PARK MORNING
WALKS, 7-8 a.m., Lisbon; 353-9075
or lisbonme.org.
GUIDED BIRD WALK, 7 a.m., Gilsland
Farm Audubon Center, 20 Gilsland
Farm Road, Falmouth; meet at environmetal center; $8, $5 members; bring
binoculars and field guides; 781-2330
or [email protected]
WEAVING DEMONSTRATION: “Making
a simple loom with treaddles and
heddles,” repeated 10 a.m.-4 p.m.,
Maine Fiberarts, 13 Main St., Topsham; free; 721-0678 or www.Maine-
Fiberarts.org.
LAUGHING CLUB for everyone, 10:30
a.m., Spectrum Generations, 12
Main St., Topsham; $2; 729-0475.
CHANS FREE BLOOD PRESSURE
CLINIC, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., People
Plus Center, 35 Union St.,
Brunswick; 729-6782.
LINE DANCING, beginners 6 p.m.,
intermediate/advanced 7:15 p.m.,
People Plus Center, 35 Union St.,
Brunswick; $20 per month; register
729-0757; questions Janice
McLaughlin 729-6945.
FIRST DAYS OF SUMMER, Downtown
Brunswick; family-friendly; includes a
week of specials, promotions and instore activities and entertainment;
www.brunswickdowntown.org.
PERFORMANCES
A CHORUS LINE, 2 p.m. and 7:30
p.m., Maine State Music Theatre,
Pickard Theater, Bowdoin College,
Brunswick; $36-54 matinee/$43-56
evening; 725-8769 or
www.MSMT.org.
MISS-REPRESENTATION: Documentary Screening and Discussion,” 6
p.m., Frotier Cafe & Cinema, Fort
Andross, 12 Main St., Brunswick;
$10; 725-5222.
OPEN MIC NIGHT, 8 p.m.-midnight,
Railroad Diner, Route 196, Lisbon;
hosted by Charlie Wing and the band
Tripolar; [email protected]
TALKS-WORKSHOPS
NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY WITH TOM
ARTER, 7-10 a.m., location TBA;
workshop limited to 10 participants,
registration required; free; 442-8400
or [email protected]
GARDENING FOR WILDLIFE, 9 a.m.-4
p.m., Education Center, Coastal
Maine Botanical Gardens, Barters
Island, Boothbay; preregistration
required, 2 day class; $150/$120
for members; 633-4333 ext. 101 or
MaineGardens.org.
200TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE WAR

OF 1812, 6:30 p.m., Rockland Public
Library, 80 Union St.; speakers
George C. Daughan and James L.
Nelson; free.
CHAT WITH CHAMPIONS: Maestro
Robert Moody, 7 p.m., 184 Main St.,
Damariscotta; free; 563-5513.
Fri/22
PUBLIC MEALS
FIRESIDE LUNCHEON, noon, Spectrum Generations, 12 Main St., Topsham; $5 younger than 65, $4 65
and older; reservations 729-0475.
TALKS-WORKSHOPS
BIRD ADAPTATIONS: CHILDRENS
PROGRAM, 10 a.m.-noon, Children’s
Garden, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Barters Island, Boothbay; preregistration required, 2 day class;
$12/$10 for members; 633-4333
ext. 101 or MaineGardens.org.
MISCELLANEOUS
CHANS FREE BLOOD PRESSURE
CLINIC, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Pejepscot
Terrace, 36 Pejepscot Terrace,
Brunswick; 729-6782.
CURTIS FRIENDS BOOK SALE, 10
a.m.-7 p.m., Brunswick Junior High
School, 65 Columbia Ave., Brunswick;
all books $3 or less; 725-5242.
WIRED! HOW ELECTRICITY CAME
TO MAINE, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Maine
Historical Society, 489 Congress St.,
Portland; $8/7 senoirs, AAA, and students/$ 2 children; opening exhibit.
STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL, 11 a.m.-
1:30 p.m., at the Gazebo on the
Brunswick Mall; fresh picked strawberries, sundaes, jams, shortcakes,
strawberry-rhubarb pies and more;
725-2588.
AUTHOR VISIT AND BOOKSIGNING:
Paul Cunningham’s “Building a Viking
Ship in Maine,” 1 p.m., Shaw’s
Supermarket, 147 Bath Rd.,
Brunswick; free.
GALA OPENING: “Three Town Artist:
Carlo Pittore, Bryce Muir and Carter
Smith,” 4-7 p.m., Merrymeeting Arts
Center, Bowdoinham; $25; merrymeetingartscenter.org.
DOCUMENTARY: IN THE BLOOD
WITH LIVE SCORE performed by
Sumner McKane, 7:30 p.m., The
Opera House at Boothbay Harbor, 86
Townsend Ave.; $10; 633-5159 or
www.BoothbayOperaHouse.com.
FIRST DAYS OF SUMMER, Downtown
Brunswick; family-friendly; includes a
week of specials, promotions and instore activities and entertainment;
www.brunswickdowntown.org.
PERFORMANCES
HARRY’S HOE DOWN, 9 a.m., Harry
Browns Farm, 45 Abijah Rd., Starks;
featuring over 20 bands and performers; 696-8879 or www.harryshill.net.
A CHORUS LINE, 2 p.m. and 7:30
p.m., Maine State Music Theatre,
Pickard Theater, Bowdoin College,
Brunswick; $36-54 matinee/$43-56
evening; 725-8769 or
www.MSMT.org.
SOLOIST MARY MURPHY, 2 p.m. and
7 p.m., Araxine Wilkins Sawyer
Memorial, 371 Sawyer Rd., Greene;
jazz, 40’s and 50’s era, classical
country, gospel and origianal selections; free; 946-5311 or sawyer-foundation.com.
MUSIC AT THE MARKET: “Jud
Caswell,” 5-7 p.m., Richmond Riverfront Farmers Market; free.
OPEN MIC NIGHT, 6:30-8:30 p.m.,
Long Branch School and General
Store, Bowdoinham; all are invited.
BATH MUNICIPAL BAND, 7 p.m., Concert band at Bath Gazebo; bathband.org.